|Aish Kodesh 07/21/2011 Matos - Deborah Miller - Henoch Dov Hoffman, Tsivya|
July 21, 2011 Aish Kodesh Parsha Matos From Tsivya: This class is dedicated to my father, Dov Ber ben Yehoshua, whose third yartzeit was 9 Tamuz. From Rabbi Hoffman: This class is also dedicated to my good friend, Chaya Devorah bat Chana (Deborah Miller/Masel), who wrote a wonderful book, here, and who learned with me every week for ten years. Weâll miss her and yet we continue teaching the Aish Kodesh in her honor and memory...
Keywords: Deborah Miller; Moshe; Miriam; Elijah (Eliahu); Elisha; gal; gilgul; Dina; Shechem; Kozbi; Zimri; Pinchas; Bal Peor; Miser of Krakow; Barry T; being right; sexuality; 90 cries of death; Vilna Gaon; hishtachalute; perfectionism; law v. compassion; Creation and Existence; a priori; de facto; purpose and goal; judgment and wombness; ruach; neshuma; nefesh
|Victoria 26Jul2012 Yiddish Book Center - Yiddish Book Center (Benno)|
Victoria was interviewed by Christa Whitney on July 26, 2012 in Vilnius, Lithuania. To learn more about the Wexler Oral History Project, visit: http://www.yiddishbookcenter.org/tell-your-story To cite this interview: Victoria Oral History Interview, interviewed by Christa Whitney, Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project, Vilnius, Lithuania, July 26, 2012. Video recording, http://archive.org/details/Victoria26jul2012YiddishBookCenter ( [date accessed] )
Keywords: Advice; Family history; stories about ancestors; Childhood; Jewish Identity; Yiddish language; Yiddish learning; Yiddish revival and activism; Coming back to Yiddish; Post-vernacular uses of Yiddish; Immigration; Migration; Hebrew; Visual Arts; Career and Professional Life; Scholarship; Academia; Holocaust; Education; Israel; Eastern Europe; Soviet Union; Transmission; Roots/heritage; Jewish community; Travel; Other languages; Victoria; Vilnius; Lithuania; Israel; Shmuel Bak; Samuel Bak; Vilna Gaon; Jewish Museums; 1970s; 1980s; 1990s; 2000s; Russian; Lithuanian; Hebrew; Jacques Lipschutz; Vilna; Vilne; Yiddish Book Center; National Yiddish Book Center; Wexler Oral History Project; nybc; ybc; Yiddish; Jewish culture
|Roza Bieliauskiene 29July2012 Yiddish Book Center - Yiddish Book Center (Emily B.)|
Roza Bieliauskiene, active member of the Vilnius, Lithuania Jewish community, was interviewed by Christa Whitney on July 29, 2012 in Vilnius, Lithuania. This interview is conducted entirely in Yiddish. Roza's parents were survivors from a shtetl outside of Vilnius. She grew up in Soviet Vilnius in a Yiddish home and recalls hearing the language spoken on the streets of her Jewish neighborhood. Roza worked as an engineer for many years before delving into the world of Jewish and Yiddish cultural ...
Keywords: Yiddish Book Center; National Yiddish Book Center; Wexler Oral History Project; nybc; ybc; Yiddish; Jewish culture; Advice; Family history; stories about ancestors; Childhood; Jewish Identity; Yiddish language; Yiddish teaching; Yiddish learning; Coming back to Yiddish; Other languages; Hebrew; Visual Arts; Literature; Career and Professional Life; Jewish professions; Scholarship; Academia; Holocaust; Education; Religion and ritual; Family traditions; Jewish holidays; Israel; Zionism; Eastern Europe; Soviet Union; Food and culinary traditions; Transmission; Roots/heritage; Anti-Semitism; Jewish community; Urban; Shtetl; Vilna Gaon Jewish State Museum; Sholem Aleichem Jewish School; Sholem Aleichem; Moyshe Kulbak; Moshe Kulbak; 1960s; 1990s; 2000s; 1989; 1991; Russian; Lithuanian; 1980s